Charles Douglas McBride, Jr., 78, of Northfield, IL formerly of Winnetka, IL passed away January 22, 2018.
Charlie was born June 15, 1939 to Chuck & Peggy (Forrester) McBride in Kansas City.
He graduated from Shawnee Mission H.S. and then Northwestern University with a Master’s Degree in Marketing Research. He also served as a Lieutenant in the US Navy and was stationed in Norfolk, VA where he met Barbara. They soon married and settled in Chicago. Charlie worked in marketing for several national companies including Vice President of Kraft Foods and later in life owned Babbey Office Machines. He was an active member of the Presbyterian Church and enjoyed singing in the choir. A favorite hobby was sailing on Lake Michigan with family and friends.
Survived by Barbara, his beloved wife for 50 years; loving father of Charles Douglas (Jennifer Talley) McBride, III, Deborah McBride (Nilton) DaSilva, and Russell Bailey (Cristiane Seixas Duarte) McBride; cherished grandfather of Jackson Noble McBride, Charles Jonathan McBride, Madeleine Elizabeth DaSilva, Gabriela Duarte McBride and Olivia Duarte McBride; dear brother of Carole (Ray) Iacovelli, Penny (Spencer) Gregg and Richard (Kate) McBride and the late Alice McBride and Greta Lancaster; fond uncle of many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 4pm until time of the service 7pm at N.H. Scott & Hanekamp Funeral Home, 1240 Waukegan Rd., Glenview, IL. Interment will be on Saturday, January 27, 2018, at 10:30 am at Mt. Moriah Cemetery, Kansas City, Missouri. Visitation after Interment @ Gregg household. The family would like to thank the nurses and staff @ Glenview Terrace in Glenview, IL for the care and compassion shown Charlie in his last few months.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to PNH Research Foundation, PO Box 10983, Rockville, MD 20849 (WWW.PNH.AAMDS.ORG).